Georgia Sheriff To Cut Sentences For Inmates Who Saved Correctional OfficerInstead of running, the six prisoners acted heroically and will be rewarded for their efforts with shorter sentences.
Bystanders Rescue Man From Burning CarA group heading to San Jose International Airport pulled a man from a burning car after it was hit by a truck on northbound Interstate 880 in Milpitas.
2 Window Washers Rescued In Seattle After Mechanical FailureFirefighters rescued two window washers after their equipment apparently stopped working in downtown Seattle.
Hikers Rescued From Shoreline Of Crater LakeThe hikers, both 30-year-old men from the Seattle area, were trying to get photographs
Oregon Firefighters Rescue Horse From Creek BedFire officials in the Portland suburb of Lake Oswego say their successful rescue of a horse that fell and got trapped in a creek bed was aided by the 10-year-old animal's calm demeanor.
Mystery Man Who Rescued Driver From Cliff Comes ForwardA mystery man photographed pulling a driver from an SUV dangling over a 20-foot cliff above a northern Idaho canyon has come forward as the daring rescuer.
Dog That Survived Inside Wreckage Of Owner's Van Needs HomeA pet Chihuahua survived two days inside the wreckage of its owner's van after it was hit by a semi-truck in Rathdrum, Idaho.
Woman, 70, Rescued After Tumble Down Steep Hill; Hurt BackFire officials in the Seattle suburb of Auburn, Washington, say a 70-year-old woman out walking with two grandchildren and a dog had to be rescued Thursday afternoon after tumbling down a steep hillside above the White River. In addition to the initial slide, a Valley Regional Fire Authority spokesman says she fell about 20 feet off a vertical ledge.
Oregon Beachgoers Form Human Chain To Rescue SwimmerRescuers pulled a struggling swimmer to shore by forming a human chain after she and seven others were stranded on a rocky outcropping during high tide.
Family's Pit Bull Saves 8-Year-Old Boy From Swarm Of BeesAn Oregon City family had their pet pit bull to thank for saving their 8-year-old son after the boy and his friends were attacked by a swarm of bees.
Woman Pulled From Mudslide Rubble Shares Her Story Amanda Skorjanc says the memories of the horror are still fresh in her mind.
Dogs Rescued After Reportedly Tossed From Car On Interstate OnrampTwo dogs whose new year reportedly included being dumped from a moving car onto a freeway onramp are back with their Vancouver, Wash., owner.